on a sunday evening...

10 years ago | Jan 27, 2008
Sitting here on an early Sunday evening - technically, I am at my desk working. However, what I am actually doing is reading over the 2008 World Day of Peace Message from His Holiness Benedict XVI (aka, the Pope). So there is a little bit of...

falling into line - notes from the SPP Transmission Summit

10 years ago | Jan 27, 2008
Last week, the Southwest Power Pool (SPP) held a Transmission Expansion Summit in scenic Oklahoma City in the lovely Jim Thorpe Building, and the seats in the courtroom were really, really comfortable. Two out of those four statements are...

blog harvest and YouTube

10 years ago | Jan 23, 2008
Most Midwesterners have spent a good chunk of their vacations in Colorado. It's close, it's cool, it's gorgeous; good hunting, fishing, hiking, off-road activities, etc.; you can camp and not have to spend money to stay in a...

the possible future of carbon regulation in Kansas

10 years ago | Jan 22, 2008
CEP's Community Energy Forum in Salina went very well last night. (There is another in Overland Park tonight, and another in Topeka tomorrow - see CEP press release for details.) CEP invited analysts from energy consulting firm Synapse...

CEP Conversations: Dan Nagengast on community wind

10 years ago | Jan 21, 2008
Welcome to CEP's new Conversations series, where we interview experts on climate and energy topics. Dan Nagengast, Kansas Rural Center (KRC) Executive Director and community wind advocate, recently sat down for a chat with Maril Hazlett of...